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Kaukauna (YTM-749)
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US Army Tug LT-2082 (1954 - 1964)


Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

National Defense Service Medal

Chicopee Class District Harbor Tug (Medium)
  • Laid down, date unknown, at National Steel and Shipbuilding Co., San Diego, CA.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Delivered to the US Army in 1954
  • Acquired by the US Navy in September 1964
  • Placed in service as the District Harbor Tug (Medium) Kaukauna (YTM-749)
  • Kaukauna was assigned to the 14th Naval District, Pearl Harbor, HI.
  • Placed out of service in 1987, struck from the Naval Register and returned to the US Army
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Specifications:
    Displacement 310 t.(fl)
    Length 107'
    Beam 27'
    Draft 12'
    Speed 12 kts.
    Complement 16
    Armament none
    Propulsion Diesel, single propeller

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    Kaukauna (YTM-749)
    DANFS history entry located at the US Naval History and Heritage Command
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

    Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
    National Association of Fleet Tug Sailors
    US Navy Harbor Tug Boats

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